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  1. Mar. 29, 2019Co-op student creates "bot-tender" on his first work term
    Bot-tender

    By: Jillian Smith

    Caleb Dueck, a first work-term co-op student in mechatronics engineering, created not one, but two robot bartenders while working at Eascan Automation in Winnipeg. The pair of robots, one for pouring and one for serving, can pour a perfect pint in just a minute and a half.

  2. Mar. 12, 2019Participate in National Co-op & WIL Week 2019!
    National Co-op Week Logo

    From March 18-22nd  2019, Cooperative Education and Work-Integrated Learning Canada (CEWIL Canada) invites co-op and work-integrated learning employers / partners to participate in a social media contest celebrating Co-operative Education and Work-Integrated Learning Week!

  3. Feb. 28, 2019What is the Future of Work and Learning?
    Panelists at Future of Work and Learning sit in front of banner.

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